History’s ‘Evel Live’ Draws 3.5 Million Viewers; Ranks As Top Cable Special Of The Year

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History’s Evel Live tribute special to legendary daredevil Evel Knievel has pulled off quite a feat of its own. The special drew 3.5 million total viewers Sunday night, including 1.6 million among adults 25-54, making it the top cable special of the year, excluding news and sports, according to Nielsen Media Research. The three-hour live event special also drew 1.2 million viewers among adults 18-49, ranking as History’s best premiere special among key demos since…